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Oracle Higher Education VP Mark Armstrong Offers New Details About Oracle’s Cloud Strategy

Oracle Vice President of Higher Education product development Mark Armstrong provides details about Oracle’s most recent initiatives for higher education and Oracle’s long-term roadmap for supporting colleges, universities, and research institutions.
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Oracle Cloud Transforms Higher Education

Migrating to public cloud applications can help enterprises reduce some capital expenses associated with core business applications—but higher education institutions stand to see an even bigger payoff, according to a cloud strategist with Oracle. Learn more about the value cloud technologies represent for higher education institutions.
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Oracle Exadata Database Machine Helps Liberty University Cope with Significant Growth

Learn how Oracle Exadata Database Machine simplifies and enhances Liberty University’s IT environment, helping the university support remarkable growth.
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KDU University College

KDU University College Automates Campus Processes

KDU University College is a private tertiary education institution in Malaysia. Learn how KDU drives efficiency and expansion by using Oracle’s PeopleSoft Campus Solutions to automate manual processes.

Oracle Story: Ministry of Education Portugal

Portugal’s Ministry of Education and Science meets Troika’s budgetary requirements and cuts expenses by €600 million with Oracle’s business intelligence platform.

California Academy of Sciences Moves Up to Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning Cloud

California Academy of Sciences Controller Kristin Klingvall shares the business drivers that led the Academy to select Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning Cloud, and describes the functionality that Oracle offered over the competition.

Modern Business Modern Cloud

Modern cloud solutions from Oracle improve experiences and help you ensure your enterprise is a modern business.

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Innovation Excellence: An Oracle Education and Research Webcast Series

Discover Oracle's complete, flexible, secure, and accessible industry solutions and best practices designed to enable learning and research transformation. Replay these exciting and informative webcasts.

  • Innovative Solutions for Higher Ed
  • New Solutions for Improved Student Success and Personalized Learning
  • Formula for Student Success: Actionable Intelligence
  • Empowering Education Excellence in the Cloud
  • Capture Organize and Analyze Big Data for Research

Capture Organize and Analyze Big Data for Research

Researchers and their organizations need to consolidate and integrate multiple sources of administrative and scientific institutional data to continually transform their business. Listen to CERN’s head of database services describe how he has strategically partnered with Oracle for more than 30 years to ensure that CERN remains on the cutting edge of change for its constituents. CERN, located in Geneva, Switzerland, is a leading research institute and home of the Large Hadron Collider.

Enterprise Resource Planning in the Cloud

Watch weekly webcasts that explore hot topics, showcase real-world examples, and present live demonstrations of the latest features of Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning Cloud.

Modern Finance in the Cloud

Find out how businesses have shifted from governance to guidance using the right technology and skills to drive growth. Learn about modern principles for close, discover the benefits of being a sustainable company, discover enterprise cloud solutions, and find out how to cut costs and deliver insights with greater efficiency.

Oracle Applications Strategy

Learn about Oracle's applications strategy and get an update on Oracle Fusion Applications.

The CFO Playbook on Technology: The CFO Buyer’s Guide to Midmarket ERP Systems

With dozens of enterprise resource planning (ERP) packages tailored to the needs of midsize companies, which should a CFO choose? And why must the CFO be involved in that selection?

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Hardware from Oracle Pricing for Education

The latest Hardware from the Oracle Pricing for Education (HOPE) program list was released October 7, 2014. This program offering includes 23 configurations and is available until March 31, 2015.
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Universities Select Oracle’s PeopleSoft Campus Solutions to Enhance the Student Experience

Oracle Partners with Leading Universities to Design and Develop Oracle Student Cloud and Joins Internet2 to Accelerate Delivery and Certification of New Cloud Solutions for Higher Education

University of California, Berkeley Supports Research Program Growth with Modern Financial Platform from Oracle

Oracle Identity Management Achieves Significant Customer and Partner Adoption

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Seneca College Seamlessly and Securely Manages More Than 360,000 User Identities While Reducing IT Complexity

Griffith University Manages Enrollment Peaks 4x Faster—Boosts Student Satisfaction and Retention Rate

Gemological Institute of America Processes Record Queries 30x Faster, Improves Data Consolidation, and Boosts Stone Graders’ Productivity

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Oracle Education and Research Executive Blog

Featuring Cole Clark, global vice president, Oracle Education and Research.

Modern HR In the Cloud

Keep up with the latest from Oracle’s human capital management experts.

Oracle Customer Experience Blog

Join the experience revolution.

Oracle Enterprise Performance Management

Get the latest information about enterprise performance management trends.

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Brief: Leading the Way to Student Succes—Oracle’s PeopleSoft Campus Solutions

Brief: Oracle Student Cloud

Executive Brief: Oracle Higher Education Investment

FAQ: Oracle Investment in Higher Education

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Report: The CIO as Chief Innovation Officer—How Cloud Is Changing the CIO Role

Economist Intelligence Unit Report: CEO Perspectives—How HR Can Take on a Bigger Role in Driving Growth (login required)

Profit Magazine: The Right Fit—What It Takes for Milennials to Build a Career They Will Love

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Learn more about Oracle in the education and research industry.

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Oracle’s PeopleSoft Campus Solutions

Learn how to set up and use your Oracle’s PeopleSoft Campus Solutions with expert training from Oracle University. Classes are available in our live virtual class format. Check out schedules for the following courses.

View all PeopleSoft Campus Solutions training.

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Oracle Magazine on Twitter

Go to where the conversation lives. Connect on Twitter with Oracle Magazine, the world’s largest IT publication, and be a part of our growing community. Network with colleagues around content directly from Oracle Magazine, as well as exclusive content found only here. Join us.

Oracle Magazine on Twitter
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Oracle User Groups: Join Today

Oracle is committed to fostering strong and independent user groups worldwide. The more than 900 user groups focused on products, technologies, applications, and industries provide dynamic forums for customers to share information, experiences, and expertise. Find the one that’s right for you.

Oracle User Groups
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The Modern HR Kitchen: Setting the Table for Success CHRO Summit

Chris Brogan, the #1 social influencer in the world according to Forbes, and Matt Lieberman, author of Social: Why Our Brains Are Wired to Connect, will keynote. Please e-mail Madeline Cales for more information about attending.
October 15–16, 2014 | Washington, DC
November 3–4, 2014 | Chicago, Illinois
November 12–13, 2014 | Los Angeles, California

South East Area Regional Higher Education User Group

October 20–21 | Chapel Hill, North Carolina

The Modern HR Kitchen: Setting the Table for Success CHRO Summit

IT and business expert Andrew McAfee and analytics expert Nate Silver will both keynote. Please e-mail Madeline Cales for more information about attending.
October 21–22, 2014 | New York City

AACRAO Strategic Enrollment Management Conference

October 26–29 | Los Angeles, California

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